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by alan
Sat Dec 26, 2009 3:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: dnb jumping on dubstep
Replies: 112
Views: 17904

Re:

I can't see what the problem is. People want to make music and create, big deal. There is no point getting all political and precious about a 'scene'. Everyone has influences and these are always going to surface in their creativity (nothing is original blah, blah, blah). Dubstep isn't owned by any...
by alan
Fri Aug 01, 2008 7:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: dmz001-005
Replies: 3
Views: 918

yea thats what i was guessing.

comparetievly does anyone know how many they press now for new releases.
by alan
Fri Aug 01, 2008 7:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: dmz001-005
Replies: 3
Views: 918

dmz001-005

just wondering if anyone knows how many of these where pressed.
by alan
Wed Jul 23, 2008 2:08 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Burial nominated for Mercury Music Prize
Replies: 17
Views: 2376

id say burial is as likly to win as anyone else, like portishead, dizzee rascal, talvin singh and roni size have all won.

fucking terrible prize voted for by idiots but good luck to him, £20,000 + all the money form extra sales :)
by alan
Thu Jul 10, 2008 7:15 pm
Forum: Dubs & Tunes for Feedback
Topic: check this out
Replies: 8
Views: 500

wow stumbled across this, might as well bump.
by alan
Wed Jul 02, 2008 4:02 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: mastering
Replies: 22
Views: 4112

cheers jason. While on the mastering topic, whats the differnce between a Linear Phase Eq and say a normal parametric eq? please somebody correct me if im wrong or can word it better than me, but i belive; when you boost or cut a signal you create phase shift. the amount you boost/cut the frequncey ...
by alan
Tue Jul 01, 2008 6:13 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Machinedrum UW, tips?
Replies: 5
Views: 1482

just jam with it.

it will reveal its charms the more time you spend with it. start with the manual, it talks you througth sampling then turn the knobs and listern.
by alan
Tue Jul 01, 2008 6:00 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: mastering
Replies: 22
Views: 4112

we'll yea of course i cant do proper mastering at home as i dont have 1 - amazing loudspeakers. 2 - a mastering mixing desk, equipment, tape players. 3 - a room with a good acoustic as for the ability, from what i understand/have witnessed its 50% equipment and 50% your ear as most mastering, is pl...
by alan
Thu Jun 26, 2008 12:25 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: mastering
Replies: 22
Views: 4112

we'll yea of course i cant do proper mastering at home as i dont have 1 - amazing loudspeakers. 2 - a mastering mixing desk, equipment, tape players. 3 - a room with a good acoustic as for the ability, from what i understand/have witnessed its 50% equipment and 50% your ear as most mastering, is pla...
by alan
Tue Jun 24, 2008 10:28 am
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Vinyl and panning
Replies: 4
Views: 990

i just read your post again. what i wrote doesn't help at all. :oops:

i thinking panning is fine as long as your not panning your bass. panning bass will make the record skip.
by alan
Tue Jun 24, 2008 10:22 am
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Vinyl and panning
Replies: 4
Views: 990

high frequcey can cause a needle to jump, but i think it causes distortion more so than skipping as the hf isn't powerful enougth to make the needle jump out of the groove. so it starts jumping up and down within the groove causing hf distortion...but of course if the needle starts jumping up and do...
by alan
Mon Jun 23, 2008 7:58 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: mastering
Replies: 22
Views: 4112

Get the most expensive Valve compressor you can afford... if you can't get good results with virtual tools then valve hardware is OBVIOUSLY the answer. Spastic. :roll: i can get usable results but i cant get valve tone and no vst has ever come close. cheers alphacat. yea ive seen the avalon stuff b...
by alan
Mon Jun 23, 2008 7:20 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: mastering
Replies: 22
Views: 4112

mastering

so vst mastering plug-ins sound fairly shit therefore what valve stage would you buy for adding valve tone to your sound.
by alan
Sat Jun 07, 2008 12:24 pm
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: dj screw
Replies: 7
Views: 1116

cheers :)
by alan
Fri Jun 06, 2008 9:04 pm
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: dj screw
Replies: 7
Views: 1116

dj screw

has anyone got any good dj screw mixes?

hes the only chopped and screwed stuff i know, any recommendations?
by alan
Wed Jun 04, 2008 1:03 pm
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: paying for downloads
Replies: 25
Views: 2202

hey thanks for all the replys this is real helpfull stuff.

actully most musicans make the same if not more from downloads than hard copies...from research ive done with-in the honest indie label scene.

itunes and that junk i dont know about id imagine they totally rip the artists off.
by alan
Wed Jun 04, 2008 12:24 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: cheesey adverts from the 80s
Replies: 7
Views: 1077

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wyewGF9xkmE

amstrad 4 track recordering studio
by alan
Wed Jun 04, 2008 10:43 am
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: paying for downloads
Replies: 25
Views: 2202

yea the quailty issue is a big one, personally i only like listerning to 320's anything less is audioable. torrent sites are getting better quailty wise, i think it just comes down to weather you class an mp3 as a product which alot of people dont. i personally think im going to keep buying vinyl bu...
by alan
Wed Jun 04, 2008 10:24 am
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: paying for downloads
Replies: 25
Views: 2202

paying for downloads

please could you give me your opinions on paying for mp3's.

i know a lot of dj's buy mp3/flac for playing out but what about albums etc.

thank you
by alan
Wed Jun 04, 2008 10:17 am
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: Beautiful Music
Replies: 139
Views: 13508

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